Umang Gupta

Content Business Development Manager

Cisco Black Belt Academy

As a Data Center content BDM for Cisco Black Belt Academy, I am responsible for Global end-to-end ownership of all “Data Center & Cloud” content that goes into the role-based learning maps within the academy’s curriculum. Prior to this, I have a rich 9+ years of experience working with Cloud & compute networks of Nokia and Ericsson for customers across the globe. In this role, I have a strategic focus on identifying, aligning, capturing, and creating the relevant DC/ Cloud content for Cisco’s Global Partners while driving alignment between Virtual and Physical training events in each Geo to track end-to-end education and partner capabilities.


June 17, 2024


Mastering Nutanix Hyperconverged Infrastructure on Cisco’s Black Belt Academy

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Cisco's collaboration with Nutanix redefines hyperconverged infrastructure. Get ahead in this new era with certification from Cisco Black Belt Academy.

March 31, 2022


Learn the Formula for Cisco Full Stack Observability on Black Belt Academy

3 min read

Full-stack observability helps customers move beyond domain monitoring and gain full-stack visibility, insights, and actions. Application performance can now be correlated across the entire technology stack, helping IT teams be proactive in solving issues and in turn optimize application experiences.

July 2, 2021


Unlock business observability with AppDynamics enablement on Cisco Black Belt Academy

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Cisco has now gradually shifted its business lens to “Full Stack Observability” enabling sublime business results whilst providing deep visibility into each core layer of the stack: Application, Infrastructure, Network and Security.

May 7, 2021


Cisco’s Hybrid Cloud Vision meets Black Belt Academy

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Black Belt Academy has thrived to inline its curriculum with Cisco’s state of the art vision. Our principal endeavour at Black Belt Academy has always been to incorporate our Partner’s educational voyage with the newest technologies and latest products as soon as Cisco sets them forth.